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mildewy

See definition of mildewy on Dictionary.com
  • as inmoldy
  • as inmusty
  • as infusty

synonyms for mildewy

  • funky
  • putrid
  • rotten
  • rotting
  • smelly
  • stale
  • airless
  • dirty
  • mildewed
  • stuffy
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antonyms for mildewy

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  • fresh
  • new
  • perfumed
  • unused
  • sweet-smelling
  • clear
  • clean
  • new
  • sweet
  • fresh
  • current
  • young
  • modern
  • perfumed
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    How to use mildewy in a sentence

    The outline of the damp, mildewy wall was just visible in the feeble, flickering light.
    THE STRAND MAGAZINE, VOLUME V, ISSUE 28, APRIL 1893VARIOUS
    We followed a pad through the weeds until we came to a dilapidated, mildewy slab hut.
    FROM CHART HOUSE TO BUSH HUTCHARLES W. L. BRYDE
    He presented, altogether, rather a mildewy appearance, and emitted a fragrant odour of full-flavoured Cubas.
    THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
    Miss Troil came in and took out the things, which, having become damp and mildewy, she wished to dry.
    PETER TRAWLW. H. G. KINGSTON
    She broke one, drinking its water, which was mildewy, and eating the last particle of the meat.
    SOUTH SEA TALESJACK LONDON
    Tommy is one o' that mildewy sort as are gen'rally gloomy and down on their luck.
    PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 109, OCTOBER 26, 1895VARIOUS
    Although the meat was passable, the bread—heavy, sodden, and often mildewy—was a source of daily and indignant protest.
    THE 28TH: A RECORD OF WAR SERVICE IN THE AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCE, 1915-19, VOL. IHERBERT BRAYLEY COLLETT
    Their faces are all mildewy--eaten away,' and she hid her face for an instant with her left hand.
    A DIVERSITY OF CREATURESRUDYARD KIPLING
    The old black wrap was still in it, but it was mildewy and stuck to the basket.
    THE LOWEST RUNGMARY CHOLMONDELEY
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    WORDS RELATED TO MILDEWY

    • damp
    • fetid
    • frowsty
    • malodorous
    • mildewy
    • musty
    • rank
    • stagnant
    • stale
    • stinky
    • stuffy
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.